BTEC Level 3 Award Engineering (Electrical: 6-unit)

-electrical-engineering 3A BTEC Level 3 Award in Engineering (Electrical) qualification gives you the knowledge, understanding and skills that are need to prepare for employment or higher qualifications. 

Course Code: L3E-AME1E (CGSM3)
Enrolment Fee: £1365.00  £1050.00 (incl. BTEC reg. fee)
Format: On-line
Award: BTEC Level 3 Award in  Engineering* (Electrical pathway) – 6 unit*
Accreditation: Pearson (Edexcel)
Study Time / Duration: Flexible –  up to 360 Hours / 24 months
Requirements: Age: 18+ Yrs

Electrical  Engineering is all about designing, developing and maintaining electrical power and control systems. For example, they provide lighting, heating and ventilation for buildings, they make sure that our transport networks run efficiently and safely, they help to power the manufacturing and construction industries, and they play a crucial role in the production and distribution of power.

We currently offer a standard 6 unit Award with the option to upgrade to a 9 unit Certificate. Both will be accepted as meeting the entry requirements to our  HNC/HND Engineering courses (subject to grades)

BTEC Level 3 Engineering Award (6 Unit General course) – Qualification number (QN): 601/9053/X

This 6 unit course offers a balanced programme of electrical theory, and  applications. You can find out more about the content of this Award by clicking on the 6 units below:

  1. Health and Safety in the Engineering Workplace
  2. Communications for Engineering Technician
  3. Mathematics for Engineering Technicians
  4. Features and Applications of Electrical Machines
  5. Electrical & Electronic Principles*
  6. Electrical Technology or Selecting and Programming PLCs
  • *EEP contains some practical work and thus will require the purchase of some materials and equipment – see our support tab for kit details

Select ‘Add to cart’ below to start your Award enrolment£1050: (BTEC reg. fee included)

If you would prefer to pay your 6-unit Award by direct debit, select the cart below. You can pay £120 deposit, followed by 9 x £120 monthly payments. (We will contact you with direct debit arrangements):

3 unit upgrade  to 6 unit BTEC level 3 Award in Engineering

If you already have already completed 3-unit BTEC level 3 engineering course, you may be able to upgrade to a BTEC 6-unit Award by completing only 3 additional units. These may be core, technical or a mix of units depending on your current qualifications

Click ‘Add to cart’ below to add 3 units to upgrade from 3 to 6 units – £550 full payment

Click ‘Add to cart’ below, if you would prefer to pay your upgrade by direct debit. You can pay £195 deposit, followed by 10 x £50 monthly payments. (We will contact you with direct debit arrangements) – £100 deposit

Although all your course material will be available online; if you would also like a paper copy of the  course material, select the cart below for 6 unit course material (paper copy) – £50:

*Full qualification title – Pearson BTEC Level 3 Award in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Technical Knowledge)

(Note: these qualifications have replaced the older QCF 6-unit diploma)

Each unit is further split into bite sized topics to make studying easier via our online Moodle education platform. You will be have 2 assessments for each unit. The above prices include the Edexcel BTEC registration fee.

These qualifications are supported by:
● the Advanced Engineering and Manufacturing Apprenticeship Employer Group, which includes, Jaguar Land Rover, Toyota, Ford, BMW, Vauxhall, Aston Martin, Nissan, GTA England
● the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) professional society for the engineering and technology community
● the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) professional engineering institution
● Semta, the Sector Skills Council for the Engineering sector
● the National Forum of Engineering Centres (NFEC).

For further information on this qualification see

Each unit is further split into bite sized topics to make studying easier via our online Moodle education platform. You will be assessed as you work through each topic, so there is no large end of course assessment. Also remember you have access to your tutor every step of the way